The SeeSaw

Stop Worrying About Your Future Grandchildren That Aren't

Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?

An Arab woman joins a protest against Israel?s ?Prawer Plan? which will relocate 40,000 Bedouins from their traditional villages to towns.

Opposition in Israel Mounts Around Bedouin Transfer Plan

Israel is promoting a plan to transfer some 40,000 Arab Bedouin citizens from traditional villages into towns despite opposition by activists and senior government officials that threatens to derail it.

Censoring Hillels Goes Against Jewish Traditions

A former Hillel director says it’s wrong (and even against Jewish teachings) for Hillel to censor anti-Zionist programs on college campuses.

Einat Wilf and Ehud Barak announce defection from Labor Party, January 17, 2011

Ex-Labor Pol, Ousted from Peace Now Panel, Cries 'Intolerance'

An ex-Labor lawmaker was disinvited from a conference of the Israeli Left because she works with NGO Monitor, which ‘battles delegitimization’ — and regularly bashes the Left.

Skipping Mandela Funeral, Bibi Misses an Important Lesson

EDITORIAL: With Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to skip Nelson Mandela’s funeral, Israel lost an opportunity to honor the Jewish role in the anti-Apartheid struggle.

Raphael Elisha with his mother Devorah Cohen.

40,000 Sign Petition To Help 6 Year Old Jewish Boy

Desperate to save their son, one family has turned to the internet. 40,000 supporters have signed a petition to the FDA to allow him to receive experimental treatment.